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Iran South Fishery Joint Stock Company
Date 9 Ordibehesht 1359 [29 April 1980]
Mr. Rouhollah Shafie
According to letter number 402/93/B dated 5 Azar 1358 [26 November 1979], from the Ministry of National Defence, those individuals whose religion is not an officially recognized minority religion must be dismissed from their employment. In view of your perverse Baha’i religion, which is not officially recognized, you are dismissed from your post in the Regional Fishery of Hormozgan Province effective 6 Esfand 1358 [25 February 1980], and you no longer have a position in the Fishery of the South. You are advised to present yourself to the company’s Accounts Department to settle your account.
Director General of the Iran South Fishery Joint Stock Company